Polynesians of Kapingamarangi
Producer Goodenough, WardAudio/Visual silent, color
Dr. Ward Goodenough (ethnographer, producer)
Kenneth P. Emory (ethnographer, photo)
Carroll J. Lathrop (photo)
Bernice P Bishop Museum Expeditions of 1947 and 1950
Sponsored by Pacific Science Board National Research Council & the United States Navy
Polynesians of Kapingamarangi Reel 1.
Filmed in Kapingamarangi, an atoll in the state of Pohnpei of the Federated States of Micronesia.
The film depicts many of the traditional daily activities of Kapingamarangi, without reflecting 20th century influences, other than footage of women looking through a camera lens.
February 17, 2012
Thank you for your kind note
Dear reviewer, We are so happy that you like the film. Please let us know if you find any other information about people in it, and we will add it to the records.
February 13, 2012
hi, and hello and humalia koe, kodou
thank you for sharing the video, this is the best video of my beautiful island and beautiful people. i wish i kno all the names of the people in the videos, but thank you very much for sharing.